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Axtell Schools Introducing Agriculture Education

Axtell Community Schools is bringing Agricultural Education into their curriculum next year. Instructor Rebecca Cornelius has been meeting with administrators and students since January to work out the details and build enthusiasm for the new opportunity. “We are planning for the program this spri...

Stadler Implement Serving Area For Nearly A Century

Stadler Implement in Minden has been serving the community for nearly a century as a locally owned business. Although the products and services available through the company have evolved over the years, Stadler Implement has maintained a high level of customer service. The business got its name from...

Minden Rotary Club Plans To Help Uganda Agriculture

The Minden Rotary Club along with their District representatives will soon present a project idea to the Rotary Foundation that will benefit farmers in Lira, Uganda. The project will deliver hand corn planters to farmers to increase health and economic development in their community. “This hasn’...

Axtell Area Oratorio Celebrates “Messiah” 60th Anniversary

The Axtell Area Oratorio Society presents George Frideric Handel’s ‘Messiah’ Palm Sunday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. at the Merryman Performing Arts Center in Kearney. We welcome you to this 60th Anniversary of Messiah by the Axtell Area Oratorio Society. J. Rodney Wendell directed Handel’s Messi...

MPS Approves New Hires And Mediation Plan

The Minden Public Schools Board of Education addressed five staff resignations and four teacher contracts during the March 12 meeting. Resignation letters from high school science teacher Steve Exstrom, speech pathologist Jana Green, seventh grade English teacher Rita Griess, activity director Phil...

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Supervisors Talks End In Approval Of Two Patrol Cars

The purchase of two patrol cars led to a lengthy discussion during the March 6 regular meeting of the Kearney County Board of Supervisors. The board was tasked with deciding where payment for the purchase...

Council Looks At Street Paving Project

Marc Munford from Ameritas attended the March 5 regular Minden City Council meeting to discuss financing options for a potential street paving project. Fifteen blocks from the One Year Street Plan were...

KCHS, Two Rivers Asking Residents Participation In Community Health Profile

Kearney County Health Services and Two Rivers Public Health Department are asking for resident participation as they form a steering committee to improve the community health profile in Kearney County....

Postal Route Changes

The Postal Service is making changes to some delivery routes in our area. From time to time, we need to rebalance the workload on our delivery routes to reflect changes in mail volume or changes in our...

Answering The Call: Veteran Farmer Conference March 24

The second annual Answering the Call: Veteran Farmer Conference will be held March 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Central Community College, 550 Technical Blvd., Hastings. Registration is required by...

CHS St. Patrick’s Day Pancake Feed

Horine Inspired To Give Gifts To Others For Her Birthday

“Friday LIVE” First From Opera House

Emmett Bower Band To Perform March 23

Widdifield Excited To Be Minden Superintendent

MHS Speech Team Wraps Up Regular Season

KCHS Trustees Discuss Audit Services Provider

STARS Program Addresses Absenteeism In Kearney County Schools

Used Book Sale At Jensen Memorial

Minden Community Players Presents Mary Poppins March 2-4, 9-11, & 16-18


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Whippet Track And Field Opens 2018 At UNK Indoor

The Minden Whippets boys and girls track and field teams were in action on Friday afternoon competing in the University of Nebraska-Kearney Indoor Meet competing against Class A and B competition at Cushing...

Falcons Open Year At UNK

The Wilcox-Hildreth track and field teams entered a few athletes in the UNK High School Class D Indoor Meet at Cushing Fieldhouse on March 15. The girls tied for 12th with 11 points. 20 schools scored...

Falcons Fall To Hornets

Wilcox-Hildreth’s stay at the 2018 Boys’ State Basketball Tournament was shorter than hoped for as Giltner ended the Falcons’ season in the first round on Thursday morning, March 8 with a 40-34 victory...

Falcons Set For Rematch With Giltner In Class D2 Thursday At Boys State

Wilcox-Hildreth is headed back to state! The Falcons won the D2-4 district championship, the school’s first, by vanquishing, but not eliminating, Giltner 58-45 on February 27 at Adams Central. Now 19-7,...

Whippets Fall To Stars In C1-10 Subdistrict Final

The Minden Whippets boys basketball team’s dream of getting to state came up short on Thursday in the final of the Class C1-10 subdistrict final in Holdrege. The top-seeded Whippets met the third-seeded...

Lady Cats Fall To Red Cloud In D2-4 District Final, 60-35

Falcons One Win From State After Win Over Loomis In D2-8

Falcons Ends Wildcats Year In Semis Of D2-8 Subdistrict

Falcons Down Cards, 53-40

Falcons Defeat Amherst, 61-48

Wildcats Fall To Eagles To End Regular Season

Lady Cats Down Loomis In D2-8

W-H Girls Win Over Elwood

Dawgs Fall In Double O.T. To Broken Bow

Minden Falls To Stars In C1-10